Mr Arnott, our chairman, welcomed everyone who attended and with the exception of his re-election presided over the meeting the general business was conducted and an explanation as to the co-option of two members last year both were elected to the committee as Ordinary members and the resurrection of the districts “Drama news” newsletter.
There is still a vacency for a secretary.
After the general business a discussion was held as to the requirements for festivals and events during the current co-vid guidelines. it was highlited that there are diferent rules in diferentareas and between venues.
Notification of an open air event in the Ross band stand (Princes street gardens) next June was also given details to follow
Clubs are asked to send details of event, productions, casting calls, or any relevant events to DRAMA NEWS
Please include as much details as possible, flyers or posters etrc. These will be added to the facebook & website as well
Morna Helen Barron. National Secretary, Scottish Community Drama Association. For services to Community Drama. (Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire) on her MEB
Ronald John (Ron )Nicol. and Isabel Norma Gilchrist Nicol. For services to Amateur Drama and the community in Glenrothes. (Leslie, Fife) both of whom received the BEM
For Edinburgh district Please see 1-Act festival for more information
All other events please visit the what's on page
Covid Risk Assessment Template
The SCDA has prepared a document to assist clubs in returning to meetings, rehearsals and performances. It takes account of the changes to social distancing rules for rehearsals and public performances under certain circumstances announced by the Scottish Government and effective from 3 September 2021. this along with other information can be found at